Curriculum – Lower School

Remove (Year 7)

‘I enjoy using MyMaths because we can do revision activities to refresh my memory.’

Hanna, Remove

The National Curriculum is followed throughout the school. In Year 7 the syllabus includes the following:

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
Unit 1
Whole number arithmetic
Long multiplication
Short and long division
Correct use of a calculator
Sequences
Perimeter and area
Unit 3
Coordinates
Further multiplication and division
Decimals
Properties of numbers
Straight line graphs
Handling data
Probability 1
Applying mathematics in a range of contexts
Unit 5
Symmetry
Translation
Probability 2
Interpreting graphs Rounding numbers
Unit 2
Averages and range
Fractions, decimals and percentages
Angles
Rules of algebra
Unit 4
Constructing triangles
Two dimensional shapes
Percentages
Proportion and ratio
Negative numbers
Further Algebra: linear equations and expanding brackets
Unit 6
Further work on equations
Sequence rules
Metric and imperial units
Angles and constructions
Three dimensional objects

Lower IVth Form (Year 8)

‘I enjoy it when we use the whiteboards when we are finishing a topic.’

Alex, LIV 

‘In Maths I enjoy doing algebra the most because we have been practising and studying it a lot and I understand it…it was interesting to learn new things that I did not know yet.’

Dayana, LIV 

Autumn Term  Spring Term  Summer Term 
Indices
Approximations
Probability
Fractions and Percentages
Ratio and Proportions
Polygons
Scatter Graphs
Formulae
Transformations
Area
Circles
Linear Equations
Volume
Straight Line Graphs
Simultaneous Equations
Travel Graphs
Pythagoras’ Theorem

IVth Form (Year 9)

Autumn Term  Spring Term  Summer Term 
Number Bounds
Fractions and Decimals
Probability
Standard Form
Percentages
Formulae
Ratio and Proportion
Expanding and Factorising
Simultaneous Equations
Straight Line Graphs
Transformations
Similarity
Trigonometry
Area and Volume
Loci
Quadratic Equations
Investigations
Plans and Elevations